Victor W. Melgen, MD, Florida Cancer Specialists
Dr. Victor W. Melgen
sees patients at the following locations:

Dr. Melgen received his Medical Degree with honors at the University of Pedro HenrĂ­quez Urena in Santo Domingo D R. Both his internship and residency were served at the internationally recognized University of Miami Jackson Memorial and Miami Veterans Hospital in Miami Florida. He completed fellowships in both hematology and oncology at the University of Miami Jackson Memorial Hospital and Sylvester Cancer Center in Miami Florida.

Dr. Melgen’s research interests include both chemotherapeutic and immunotherapeutic treatments of Lung Cancer, Breast Cancer, Lymphomas and adult Leukemias but is committed to care for patients of all tumor types. Dr. Melgen has been practicing in the community for almost twenty years and has participated in multiple community investigational trials in conjunction with Sarah Canon Cancer Center, University of Louisville James Graham Brown Cancer Center and well-known pharmaceutical companies sponsored trials. He maintains membership in the American Society of Clinical Oncology, American Medical Association and Florida American Society of Clinical Oncology. Dr. Melgen is triple boarded and speaks English and Spanish fluently.

Victor W. Melgen, MD

Medical School:
  • Universidad Nacional Pedro Heriquez Urena, Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic
Internship and Residency:
  • University of Miami, Jackson Memorial Hospital
  • Miami Veterans Hospital
Fellowship:
  • University of Miami, Jackson Memorial Hospital
  • Sylvester Cancer Center
Board Certified:
  • Medical Oncology
  • Internal Medicine
  • Hematology
Dr. Melgen discusses why he chose to be an oncologist and his patient Joan Kerr talks about how at FCS she feels like shes part of a family.